Zendaya is an American singer, dancer, and actress. And She began her career as a child model and backup dancer, Zendaya before gaining prominence for her role as Rocky Blue on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up (2010–2013). She has since appeared in films such as Zapped (2014), Frenemies (2012), and Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017).
Born and raised in Oakland, California, Zendaya started dancing and acting at an early age. Zendaya began her professional career working as a fashion model for Macy’s, Mervyns, and Old Navy. She was also a backup dancer for various artists, including Justin Bieber, Beyoncé, and Macy Gray.
Then in 2010, She was cast as one of the lead roles in the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up. The show became a hit, and Zendaya’s performance earned her praise from critics. She subsequently appeared in the films Frenemies (2012) and Zapped (2014).
In 2016, She was cast as the lead in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film Spider-Man: Homecoming, making her the first African-American actress to play the character Mary Jane Watson. The film was a critical and commercial success, and Zendaya’s performance was praised by critics.
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Zendaya is an outspoken advocate for various causes, including environmental justice and racial equality. In 2020, she was named a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.
She was a contestant on the sixteenth season of the competition series Dancing with the Stars. She produced and starred in the HBO original series Euphoria (2019), for which she received critical acclaim.
Zendaya began her acting career in music videos. She made her film debut in Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), and has appeared in such films as The Greatest Showman (2017) and Smallfoot (2018). She has also voiced Meechee in the animated film Smallfoot (2018) and played Rue Bennett in the HBO series Euphoria (2019).
Zendaya’s second album, Z2, was released on October 28th in 2014. It debuted at number 24 on the Billboard 200 chart. Her third album, Something New, was released on June 17, 2016.
On February 1, 2017, Zendaya was announced as one of the 2017 Times 100, a list of the world’s most influential people.
On March 20, 2018, Zendaya was honored with the “Rising Star” award at the 2018 Young Hollywood Awards.
On June 8, 2018, it was announced that Zendaya would star in and produce the HBO drama series Euphoria, which is set to premiere in 2019.
On August 13, 2018, Zendaya was cast as Mary Jane Watson in the upcoming Sony Pictures’ Spider-Man: Far From Home.
On September 17, 2018, Zendaya won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Rue Bennett in Euphoria